Klay Alexander Thompson a.k.a. Klay Thompson is an American based professional player of basketball in the team of Golden State Warriors in National Basketball Association. He started playing basketball in college with the Washington State Cougars. He became more popular in the year 2014 after scoring 484 combined three-pointers with his teammates. Now let’s have a close look at the net worth of Klay Thompson in the year 2019.
Early life and Biography
Klay was born on February 8, 1990, in Los Angeles, California. He was raised by his mother Julie and father Mychal Thompson. Klay’s mother was a volleyball player in her college and father was a basketball player in NBA. When he was of two years old, his family moved to Lake Oswego, Oregon where he became friends with Kevin Love.
When he was 14 years old, he moved to Ranch, California and attended the school Santa Margarita Catholic High School in the year 2008. He started playing basketball in his college team and won many games at the state level. He even set a record with Seven 3-pointer in a single game.
Klay’s father used to play for the Los Angeles Lakers and now working in a sports radio channel. He has an older brother, who is also a basketball player in the NBA. Klay got suspended during his final regular-season game because of a controversy he got indulged in. It was about the possession of Marijuana. He had a romantic relationship with L.A. Rams cheerleader named Cherise Sandra in the year 2016. This relation came into the limelight after their pic got viral on the Instagram. But Klay denied of having any relationship with her and showing it a friendship only.
Career, Awards and Nominations
Klay got selected in NBA in the year 2011 after his junior season. He was elected as 11th overall by the team Golden State Warriors. He did not get chosen by the NBA in the year 2012. After this, he improved his game and came back in the team. He has an excellent record of shooting seven 3-pointers in a single game. He and his father won NBA championship in the year 2015 and became the fourth father-son duo to win the NBA title. Other than this, he has won many trophies and medal for his professional game in his professional career.
Net worth and Earnings
Being a successful basketball player, Klay is earning so much because of his game. He is a lead player in his team Golden State Warriors. He has a staggering net worth of $45 million with estimated annual earnings of $17 million. Most of his earnings come from his professional career in basketball and also from the brand endorsements he does.
Klay Thompson is a great basketball player who has a fantastic record in professional basketball. He plays for the Golden State Warriors and has a tremendous fan following in real life as well as on social media platform. He is living a great life with his great physique.